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Book Review: CODE NAME VERITY by Elizabeth Wein

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein I am a coward. I wanted to be heroic and I pretended I was. I have always been good at pretending….God, I tried hard last week. My God, I tried. But now I know that I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver They say that just before you die your whole life flashes before your eyes, but that’s not how it happened for me. (Oliver, Lauren. Before I Fall. New York: Harper Collins, 2010.) Read an excerpt … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson

The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson Gram is worried about me. It’s not just because my sister Bailey died four weeks ago, or because my mother hasn’t contacted me in sixteen years, or even because suddenly all I think … Continue reading

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The Story Behind Melisma

Now that I have a finished draft (Yay!), I feel like I can actually talk about my book. I’ve been funny that way–I didn’t want to talk to anyone about what the book was about before I finished. Now I … Continue reading

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Fun Feature Friday: bravery (n.)

Welcome to my very first Fun Feature Friday! I like how I’ve seen so many blogs with fun alliteration posts on certain days of the week, so I figured I’d jump on the bandwagon. I’m not completely solid on what … Continue reading

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